Biden called out for again extending pandemic-era pause on student loan payments: 'The eternal emergency'

Biden called out for again extending pandemic-era pause on student loan payments: 'The eternal emergency'

- In June, the Education Department approved a $5.8 billion loan discharge for former Corinthian students. - Education Secretary Miguel Cardona said impacted borrowers would see relief "immediately." - Six months later, borrowers are still waiting, and the department said relief will now take "some time." Lawsuits blocking President Joe Biden's broad student-loan forgiveness are not the only reason some borrowers are in limbo. Kevin was a student of now-defunct for-profit chain Corinthian Colleges from 2004 to 2006, who requested …